India trail the five-match ODI series 3-0    Getty Images
India trail the five-match ODI series 3-0 Getty Images


Jan 31, 2014


India and New Zealand play each other in the fifth and final One-Day International (ODI) in Wellington on January 31, 2014. India are 3-0 down in the series and will be looking for a win.


New Zealand won the fourth ODI by seven wickets to ensure they clinch the series with one match to go. India batted first in the fourth ODI and posted 278 for five.


The Kiwis chased down that target with 11 balls to spare. Ross Taylor scored an unbeaten 112 while Kane Williamson scored 60.


MS Dhoni has won the toss and elected bowl first in the fifth ODI at the Westpac Stadium.




New Zealand: Jesse Ryder, Martin Guptill, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Brendon McCullum (c), Nathan McCullum, Luke Ronchi (wk), Kyle Mills, James Neesham, Matt Henry, Mitchell McCleneghan.


India: Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ambati Rayudu, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Varun Aaron.


Catch Live ball-by-ball commentary of the fifth ODI between India and New Zealand here